Have you ever found yourself driving home from your doctor’s appointment frustrated because you forgot to ask the questions or concerns you had intended? It happens to many people but there is a way to avoid these frustrations and have a more satisfying drive home.
It is estimated that this year, 73,870 people will be diagnosed with melanoma—the most dangerous type of skin cancer—and more than 9,940 will die of the disease.1.
Breathing is life’s most basic, essential function. “For most of us, it happens naturally without a second thought but in the U.S., for millions of people with asthma – of whom 8.4 percent are children under the age of 18 – breathing is not something they can ever take for granted,” said William L. Trager, MD, Sheboygan Pediatric Associates.
National Check Your Meds Day (October 21) is an event sponsored by Consumer Reports, the Department of Health and Human Services, and several state and national professional pharmacy organizations. This is a time to bring your prescription medications and other pills to your pharmacist or physician for a comprehensive review.
It’s back-to-school time. The keys to success this school year vary widely depending on your student’s age. A preschooler requires different types of preparation than a teenager. Regardless, all students need support from the adults in their lives in order to have a successful start to the new school year.
Bicycling is a popular summer activity. Many people make it their primary form of exercise, while others take the opportunity to leave the car at home and ride to work. Whether it’s for enjoyment, exercise, or commuting, more bikes on the road mean both cyclists and motorists must watch out for everyone’s safety.